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Organizations Expect to Increase Their 2018 Virtualization Budget — Regardless of IT Spend

Published: 29 August 2017

ID: G00338493

Analyst(s): Michael Warrilow


Virtualization remains a key technology in 2017, and organizations of all sizes expect to continue investing in it through their next budget cycle. Despite claims to the contrary, technology product management leaders should continue to expect strong usage in coming years.

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  • Increasing interest in cloud could mistakenly guide product managers to underestimating the ongoing significance of the virtualization market

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